Sample top quality wines from Lombardy chosen for you by a professional wine expert (Sommelier), in pleasant surroundings in the heart of Milan.
Learn about the production of the wines, their special characteristics, the foods they should be paired with and how to serve them at home.
Enhance your enjoyment of the wines with delicious appetizers from the Lombardy region, including cold meats and wonderful cheeses.
Enjoy putting your new expertise into practice when you get home.
Note: This tour is not available in the month of August.
01 Mar - 31 Mar: Monday, Wednesday & FridayDuration
1 hourStart time
Please make your own way to La Dogana del Buongusto located in Via Molino delle Armi 48 Milano.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The tour ends at the starting point.
You should make your way to the designated meeting point, here you will meet your Sommelier (professional wine expert) and enter a wine bar for your tasting session.
Your Sommelier speaks both English and Italian and is trained in wine tasting, pairing wine with foods, wine purchasing, wine storage, and the creation of wine lists.
You will sample wines from the Lombardy region around Milan specially chosen by your Sommelier.
These might include some or all of the following:
•Pinot Noir (red wine)
•Renano Italico (white wine)
•Spumante Metodo Classico (sparkling white wine)
To freshen your palate during the wine tasting you will be offered delicious Lombardy cold meats and cheeses.
During the tasting session your Sommelier will tell you about the wines, their production, what foods they should accompany and how they should be served.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details
Overall a good experience. Only three wines, but with food the experience was enough. The place is very quaint and the people running the course had a real passion for the...MR DAVID C CARNE, United Kingdom, 01/Jun/2013
My sister and I had a lovely time. The proprietors were very friendly, the food was tasty and the wines were enjoyable. I would recommend this tour....Karen Amundsen, United States, 02/Mar/2014